• Frequently Asked Questions


    How do I register?

    It is recommended that you register online at www.runforturkey.com.

    Health and Fitness Festival and Bib Pick Up

    Friday, November 20, 2020- 1:00pm to 7:00pm

    Saturday, November 21, 2020- 5:30am to 11:00am


    The race starts on Main Street in Seal Beach, California. Please visit our course maps (5K and 10K) for more details.

    Friday, November 20

    Health and Fitness Festival

    Location: Main Street and Electric Ave

    Time: 1:00pm to 7:00pm


    Saturday, November 21

    Health and Fitness Festival

    Location: Main Street and Electric Ave

    Time: 5:30am to 11:00am


    Registration Opens

    10K: 5:30am - 6:55am

    5K: 5:30am – 8:15am

    Gym Challenge: 5:30am – 8:15am


    Race Start Times

    10K- 6:30 am

    5K- 8:00 am

    Gym Challenge- 9:00am

    Kids “Don’t Be a Turkey” Trot- 10:00am


    Running Club and Charity Plan

    We encourage all running clubs and charities to join us in the Inaugural Seal Beach Turkey Trot. One of our goals to bring community groups together and help raise funds and awareness. If you wish to become one of our official groups please email us at info@runforturkey.com and you will receive a code for either 10% off registration or you can have your members sign up using the code and the group will receive 10% donation at the end of the event. For more information please contact us at runforturkey@gmail.com


    Road Closure Information

    The Seal Beach Turkey Trot understands that we are impacting the City of Seal Beach for an extended amount of time. As residents ourselves we understand the frustration of not being able to get to where you want to go. Below is a chart of all the road closures for race day. If you have any questions or need to get in or out during the closure time please email us at runforturkey@gmail.com and we will personally help you.